This Anise Fruit Salad with La Lechera Drizzle is a simple indulgence created with a combination of sliced kiwifruit, oranges and strawberries in a cool orange juice mixture. The sweetened condensed milk drizzle creates a taste sensation.
- 2 cups peeled and thinly sliced kiwifruit
- 2 cups peeled orange sections
- 2 cups sliced strawberries
- 1 cup fresh orange juice
- 3 tablespoons granulated sugar
- 6 whole star anise pods
- NESTLÉ LA LECHERA Sweetened Condensed Milk (squeezable bottle)
PLACE kiwifruit, oranges and strawberries in large bowl; set aside. Mix orange juice, sugar and anise pods in small saucepan. Bring to a boil; reduce heat to low. Cook, stirring occasionally, for 5 minutes. Remove anise pods; reserve for garnish. Cool orange juice mixture; pour over fruit salad. Refrigerate for 4 hours.
DIVIDE fruit and juice evenly between dessert cups; drizzle with sweetened condensed milk and garnish with anise pods, if desired. Serve immediately.
Adult Variation: Add 1/2 cup tequila to orange juice, sugar and anise mixture after removing it from the heat.